Helen Kennedy is Deputy Head of the School of Art, Design and Media in Brighton. Helen is a former President of DiGRA (2009 – 2012) and a key member of the Women in Games advisory board and advocacy community since its inception. Most recently Helen has been engaged in an international collaboration, Feminists In Games and has staged the first all female games jam in 2012 as part of the London Games Festival. As well as participating in this network Helen is also working with an Architect to design challenging location based games in Brighton and is on the advisory board for Bristol Games Hub. Helen is also lead on the Creative Territories project.